Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:17:46 EST 1800 Whitmire girls tennis loses to Woodruff http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50635993/Whitmire-girls-tennis-loses-to-Woodruff WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's girls tennis team lost to Woodruff High School 5-2. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:16:04 EST Wolves announce 2014 Friends and Family Outing http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50638681/Wolves-announce-2014-Friends-and-Family-Outing NEWBERRY — Newberry golf coaches Howard Vroon and Clarissa Childs have announced the Inaugural Friends and Family Golf Outing will be held Nov. 22 at the Country Club of Newberry. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:14:09 EST King named all-tournament first team http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50639814/King-named-all-tournament-first-team NEWBERRY — Newberry Wolves senior middle blocker Jessica King was named to the USC Aiken Invitational all-tournament first team. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:13:03 EST Whitmire inductees three into the Hall of Fame http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50641195/Whitmire-inductees-three-into-the-Hall-of-Fame WHITMIRE — At Whitmire Community School's home game last Friday, three alumni were inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame: Amber Plemmons Epps, Bradley Epps and Michael Ruff.Amber Plemmons Epps Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:13:02 EST Kaycie Andrew named ECAC Offensive Player of the Week http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50655602/Kaycie-Andrew-named-ECAC-Offensive-Player-of-the-Week NEWBERRY — Newberry College junior forward Kaycie Andrew claimed the programs first Offensive Player of the Week award from the ECAC after posting six goals and two assists during the last week of matches for the Wolves. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:12:04 EST Wolves fall to No. 1 Millersville, 9-0 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50655458/Wolves-fall-to-No.-1-Millersville-9-0 MILLERSVILLE, Pa. — Newberry College suffered defeat at the hands of top-ranked Millersville, 9-0, on Sunday at Biemesderfer Stadium. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:11:02 EST Mid-Carolina, Newberry swimmers take part in Dam Swim http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50650739/Mid-Carolina-Newberry-swimmers-take-part-in-Dam-Swim PROSPERITY — In 1997, 11-year-old Drew Smith was night fishing with his father on Lake Murray when boaters under the influence collided with their boat and the younger Smith lost his life. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:10:04 EST Photos from the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/50631730/Photos-from-the-Punt-Pass-and-Kick-Competition Mickell Jones warms up for the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition.Troy Cunningham helps lead the competitors through stretches.Jordan Gambrell rears back before firing off a pass. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:10:05 EST Wolverines get clawed by the Eagles http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50631693/Wolverines-get-clawed-by-the-Eagles WHITMIRE — After two back to back wins this season, the Whitmire Community School Wolverines (2-1) lost 26-15 Friday to the North High School Eagles (2-1) in the team's second home game of the season. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:01:14 EST Bulldogs handle Chapin Eagles, 35-26 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50630982/Bulldogs-handle-Chapin-Eagles-35-26 CHAPIN — Coach Phil Strickland's 2014 squad couldn't rest comfortably Friday night until the final horn had sounded signifying the Newberry High School Bulldogs' 35-26 victory over Chapin High School. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:01:11 EST Late score puts Newberry Academy Eagles on top, 22-20 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50630994/Late-score-puts-Newberry-Academy-Eagles-on-top-22-20 NEWBERRY — The Newberry Academy middle school football team played their home opener Sept. 11 against Wardlaw at Setzler Field. Despite the muggy conditions, fans were treated to an exciting game that saw the Eagles pull out a 22-20 win with a... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:01:08 EST Mid-Carolina dispatches Batesburg-Leesville, 26-7 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50630417/Mid-Carolina-dispatches-Batesburg-Leesville-26-7 NEWBERRY — Mid-Carolina High School (2-1) played its most complete game of the season last Thursday against Batesburg-Leesville High School (2-2) and were rewarded with their most comfortable win of the season, dispatching the Panthers with a... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:57:04 EST Mid-Carolina tennis team wins two matches http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50619020/Mid-Carolina-tennis-team-wins-two-matches NEXBERRY — Mid-Carolina High School women's tennis played Columbia High School at home on Tuesday.Mid-Carolina won 7-0. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:31:04 EST Youth get a punt, pass and kick out of competition http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50628326/Youth-get-a-punt-pass-and-kick-out-of-competition NEWBERRY — Sixty-five children sacrificed Saturday morning cartoons to compete on Setzler Field at Newberry College in this year's Punt, Pass and Kick Competition. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:05:05 EST Wolverines unable to hold back Eagles http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50628242/Wolverines-unable-to-hold-back-Eagles WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines lost to the North High School Eagles last night in the Wolverines third game of the season and in the first game these two teams faced each other. After a weather delay stopped the game for... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:51:04 EST Bulldogs defeat Chapin, now 3-0 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50626070/Bulldogs-defeat-Chapin-now-3-0 NEWBERRY — What began as a quick-scoring game remained for a full four quarters as the Newberry High School Bulldogs pulled ahead from the Chapin Eagles to take home a win of 35-26. The Bulldogs now stand with a perfect record of 3-0 in Week... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:25:04 EST Wolverines look to clip the Eagles wings http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50601741/Wolverines-look-to-clip-the-Eagles-wings WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines will face off against North High School's Eagles for the first time in tonight's game and the Wolverines look to make this first game their third win. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:27:04 EST Youth football players kick off season in jamboree http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50605744/Youth-football-players-kick-off-season-in-jamboree A player from the Town of Prosperity celebrates as they steal the flag from a Trucast player Tuesday night.A player from the Zaxby's team runs the ball against opponents, Full Blooded Ryder's MC. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:25:07 EST Whitmire Tennis Update http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50602861/Whitmire-Tennis-Update WHITMIRE — This Wednesday the Whitmire Community School's girls tennis team defeated Newberry High School 7 to 0. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:24:06 EST Rebels make it two in a row http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50614723/Rebels-make-it-two-in-a-row PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina High School(2-1) rides a two-game winning streak after beating Batesburg-Leesville High School(2-2) comfortably.The final score was 26-6. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:03:05 EST